Join * Music Conference Alberta (MCA) in a Piano Four Hands Masterclass with renowned pianists Jacques Després and Viktoria Reiswich-Dapp.
Pianist Jacques C. Després has concertized for four decades on three continents. Since his 1978 debut with the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, Després appeared as a soloist with numerous orchestras. A leading lecture-performance artist, Després has been invited to numerous schools in North America and Asia, including the Juilliard School and Central Conservatory of China (Beijing). He has been a Professor of Music at the University of Alberta since 2005.
Viktoria Reiswich-Dapp honed her skills at the University of Music in Karlsruhe, the University of Music Frankfurt/Main, and the University of Alberta from where she holds a Doctor of Music degree in piano performance. Her artistry across a wide range of genres and styles earned her recognition for her performances around the world and makes her a regular guest at New Music festivals and international conferences.
These sessions are proudly presented by the Alberta Music Education Foundation (AMEF).
Masterclass Date and Time:
Friday, October 26, 2018 from 4:45 - 6 PM
(exact time subject to change)
* Co-produced with Alberta Band Association, Choir Alberta, and Calgary Association for the Development of Music Education
MCA 2018 Masterclass with Krzysztof Jablonski
October 27, 2018
McDougall United Church | Edmonton, Alberta
Krzysztof Jablonski- photo credit: Clarie Chen
ARMTA welcomes prolific world-class pianist Krzysztof Jablonski, 1985 Laureate and now jury member of the F. Chopin International Piano Competition in Warsaw. Participants in the masterclass will experience the artistic depth of this prolific world-class pianist and benefit from the skills and insights gained in a career spanning more than 30 years and earning him top prizes at international piano competitions in Milan, Palm Beach, Monza, Dublin, Calgary, as well as a Gold Medal at the A. Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition in Tel Aviv.